The Global Legal Post | Latesthttp://www.globallegalpost.comThe latest stories from The Global Legal PostTue, 19 Nov 2019en-gb(C) 2019 Global City Media LtdGlobal Legal Post - Latest News &amp; Headlineshttp://www.globallegalpost.comhttp://www.globallegalpost.com/images/feed-image/global-legal-post.pngLinklaters launches digital transformation white papers<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/linklaters-launches-digital-transformation-white-papers-70489447/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1091738318.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm collaborates with Microsoft to launch white papers on AI and open banking.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/linklaters-launches-digital-transformation-white-papers-70489447/Mon, 18 Nov 2019 15:11Ashurst pioneers German investigations<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ashurst-pioneers-german-investigations-99930259/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_424331134.jpg' border='0'/></a>Ground-breaking collaboration with UnitedLex to launch new investigations solution in Germany.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ashurst-pioneers-german-investigations-99930259/Mon, 18 Nov 2019 15:11Canada launches domain disputes centre<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/canada-launches-domain-disputes-centre-76572442/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_722562307.jpg' border='0'/></a>Canadian organization takes on global domain name disputes citing 350 million domain names world-wide where 'conflicts can arise.'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/canada-launches-domain-disputes-centre-76572442/Mon, 18 Nov 2019 15:11Irish law society launches training hybrid<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/irish-law-society-launches-training-hybrid-61792686/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_663311614.jpg' border='0'/></a>Society says “more options than ever” to qualify as a solicitor with launch of new professional practice course hybrid.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/irish-law-society-launches-training-hybrid-61792686/Fri, 15 Nov 2019 09:11New Paris lead 'already partnered'<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/new-paris-lead-already-partnered-6452518/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/23441_fleurynataline.jpg' border='0'/></a>Gibson Dunn adds partner to lead employment practice and associate duo in Paris.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/new-paris-lead-already-partnered-6452518/Fri, 15 Nov 2019 09:11Feeling the lawyerly love in Philly<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/feeling-the-lawyerly-love-in-philly-36145623/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_430640011.jpg' border='0'/></a>Two of Philadelphia's oldest and largest law firms are go into merger talks with regional peers to boost national presence.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/feeling-the-lawyerly-love-in-philly-36145623/Fri, 15 Nov 2019 07:11Patented in Seattle<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/patented-in-seattle-7973309/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_676790383.jpg' border='0'/></a>Polsinelli continues its nationwide US intellectual property growth with four new attorneys in Seattle.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/patented-in-seattle-7973309/Thu, 14 Nov 2019 10:11Norton Rose Fulbright makes artful moves<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/norton-rose-fulbright-makes-artful-moves-98817782/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_525002554.jpg' border='0'/></a>In two announcements Nortons celebrates in Mexico City and shows delight in Toronto.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/norton-rose-fulbright-makes-artful-moves-98817782/Thu, 14 Nov 2019 10:11Pinsent Masons in data exploration push<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/pinsent-masons-in-data-exploration-push-90177293/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_169420184.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm partners with the Open Data Institute (ODI) to explore next stage of data trusts to tackle global challenegs such as food waste.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/pinsent-masons-in-data-exploration-push-90177293/Thu, 14 Nov 2019 10:11Around the house<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-72120732/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1194031711.jpg' border='0'/></a>Around the house wearers a few changes this week as AccuWeather gets a new gc and aerospace general counsel lands new post.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-72120732/Wed, 13 Nov 2019 12:11BT lets go of ABS<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/bt-lets-go-of-abs-19514647/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1229944960.jpg' border='0'/></a>UK communications giant gives ABS to law firm months after forming strategic partnership general counsel portrayed as transforming and simplifying.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/bt-lets-go-of-abs-19514647/Wed, 13 Nov 2019 12:11Former Mastercard general counsel takes coaching role<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/former-mastercard-general-counsel-takes-coaching-role-22405613/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/BN-EF236_yec_ha_P_20140821172703.jpg' border='0'/></a>BarkerGilmore adds former Mastercard worldwide general counsel to the firm's senior advisor roster.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/former-mastercard-general-counsel-takes-coaching-role-22405613/Wed, 13 Nov 2019 12:11General counsel under pressure<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/general-counsel-under-pressure-34730578/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_240666214.jpg' border='0'/></a>Technological transformation firmly on general agenda but in-house legal teams facing increasing pressures, says new report.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/general-counsel-under-pressure-34730578/Wed, 13 Nov 2019 12:11Nixon Peabody Boston strong<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/nixon-peabody-boston-strong-89777964/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_408501619.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm names co-managing partners to give strong "law form of the future" lead at the firm's Boston office.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/nixon-peabody-boston-strong-89777964/Wed, 13 Nov 2019 12:11Oz sees law firms pulse rate falling<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/oz-sees-law-firms-pulse-rate-falling-4742140/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Legal_MP_Dec_newsroom.jpg' border='0'/></a>Bank survey shows Australian law firms expect lower profit growth as confidence in current business conditions slips from 85 percent in 2018 to 54 percent in 2019.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/oz-sees-law-firms-pulse-rate-falling-4742140/Wed, 13 Nov 2019 12:11Time to ping those hours!<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/time-to-ping-those-hours!-33945603/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_162956471.jpg' border='0'/></a>Ping clocks up $13.2M Series A funding in its mission to give lawyers their time back.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/time-to-ping-those-hours!-33945603/Wed, 13 Nov 2019 12:11Brexit spurs US firm London opening<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/brexit-spurs-us-firm-london-opening-87986564/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1497771974.jpg' border='0'/></a>US firm Tully Rinckey opens London office in planned UK expansion and 'because of Brexit,' according to report in local news outlet.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/brexit-spurs-us-firm-london-opening-87986564/Tue, 12 Nov 2019 11:11Firm boosts data protection offering in Dublin<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/firm-boosts-data-protection-offering-in-dublin-33728184/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1051056326.jpg' border='0'/></a>Lewis Silkin appointment of partner expands firm's commercial, technology, IP and data protection offering in the European market.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/firm-boosts-data-protection-offering-in-dublin-33728184/Tue, 12 Nov 2019 11:11BRG opens permanent SA office<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/brg-opens-permanent-sa-office-20305879/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_466210565.jpg' border='0'/></a>Johannesburg hub to focus on economic and financial consulting services relating to disputes, investigations, economic regulation and competition law.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/brg-opens-permanent-sa-office-20305879/Tue, 12 Nov 2019 11:11Ashurst in disruption global reach<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ashurst-in-disruption-global-reach-78176515/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_108771491.jpg' border='0'/></a>Ashurst collaborates with service providers to launch Ashurst Advance Reach with starting offers in UK and Australia.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ashurst-in-disruption-global-reach-78176515/Mon, 11 Nov 2019 11:11Women “tipping the scales”<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/women-tipping-the-scales-27168840/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Tipping-the-Scale-Group-Shot-705x470.jpg' border='0'/></a>Report celebrates 51 law firms recognized for “tipping the scales” on women in new partner class.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/women-tipping-the-scales-27168840/Mon, 11 Nov 2019 11:11DAC Beachcroft claims new team<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dac-beachcroft-claims-new-team-98238686/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_644108704.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm acquires five partner-led team from BLM Scotland to build their claims solutions business.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dac-beachcroft-claims-new-team-98238686/Mon, 11 Nov 2019 13:1114 construction arbitrators jailed<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/14-construction-arbitrators-jailed-74788644/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1525944188.jpg' border='0'/></a>Peru judge orders 14 arbitrators to be jailed as part of Odebrecht corruption probehttp://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/14-construction-arbitrators-jailed-74788644/Fri, 08 Nov 2019 12:11Conduct policies “not fit for purpose”<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/conduct-policies-not-fit-for-purpose-51562442/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_238735888.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firms collaborate to highlight importance of professional ethics and personal conduct and say policies are outdated at many firms.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/conduct-policies-not-fit-for-purpose-51562442/Fri, 08 Nov 2019 12:11Property big data drive<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/property-big-data-drive-36993038/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1113093671.jpg' border='0'/></a>Law firm research highlights property owners and investors look to data for the future of property value, but sees bright future for property valuers.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/property-big-data-drive-36993038/Fri, 08 Nov 2019 12:11How luxury companies can navigate European and US antitrust risk<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/commentary/how-luxury-companies-can-navigate-european-and-us-antitrust-risk-79617086/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/New York (10)1.jpg' border='0'/></a>Partner Andreas Reindl of Van Bael & Bellis and Steven Cernak, Of Counsel at Schiff Hardin give their views on competition risks for luxury companies and how Europe and the US differ.http://www.globallegalpost.com/commentary/how-luxury-companies-can-navigate-european-and-us-antitrust-risk-79617086/Fri, 08 Nov 2019 11:11Cryptocurrency fees raises the alarm<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/cryptocurrency-fees-raises-the-alarm-1685577/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1056781859.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm accepts bitcoin while advocacy groups and lawyers raise concerns of criminality and ethics, but they are not the first.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/cryptocurrency-fees-raises-the-alarm-1685577/Thu, 07 Nov 2019 08:11Saudi launches human rights database initiative<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/saudi-launches-human-rights-database-initiative-1518176/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_506359792.jpg' border='0'/></a>As Saudi Aramco prepares Riyadh IPO, the Kingdom launches database initiative to monitor implementation of international law mechanisms.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/saudi-launches-human-rights-database-initiative-1518176/Thu, 07 Nov 2019 08:11Arthur Cox prepares for another century<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/arthur-cox-prepares-for-another-century-87526971/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/D23357-0036-Orla-OConnor-and-Geoff-Moore-web-slider.jpg' border='0'/></a>Geoff Moore takes office as new managing partner at Arthur Cox as firm prepares for its centenary year.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/arthur-cox-prepares-for-another-century-87526971/Thu, 07 Nov 2019 08:11Former general counsel takes lawtech lead<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/former-general-counsel-takes-lawtech-lead-58495097/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Swallow.jpg' border='0'/></a>Former general counsel leads lawtech project as UK ministry injects &pound;2 million to promote technology change in the legal sector.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/former-general-counsel-takes-lawtech-lead-58495097/Wed, 06 Nov 2019 15:11In-house scrutinise costs and diversity<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/in-house-scrutinise-costs-and-diversity-79519149/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_344620688.jpg' border='0'/></a>The HBR Consulting annual survey reveals law departments are maximizing internal staff and embracing innovative resourcing strategies as legal needs continue to rise.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/in-house-scrutinise-costs-and-diversity-79519149/Wed, 06 Nov 2019 15:11Around the house<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-40933767/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1041188932.jpg' border='0'/></a>Retirement and resignation ring the changes around the house this week.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-40933767/Wed, 06 Nov 2019 15:11Legal finance pushed by "discerning" in-house advocacy<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/legal-finance-pushed-by-discerning-in-house-advocacy-3862067/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_136146464.jpg' border='0'/></a>Use of legal finance is growing and becoming more sophisticated, and In-house expect it to flourish further.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/legal-finance-pushed-by-discerning-in-house-advocacy-3862067/Wed, 06 Nov 2019 15:11Nishimura & Asahi in Thai combo<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/nishimura--asahi-in-thai-combo-10666816/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/release_190826_2.jpg' border='0'/></a>Tokyo-based firm confirms it has purchased all outstanding shares in SCL Thailand's SCL Group to create new Thai powerhouse.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/nishimura--asahi-in-thai-combo-10666816/Wed, 06 Nov 2019 12:11Allen & Overy get new Luxembourg space<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/allen--overy-get-new-luxembourg-space-67266965/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1531170509.jpg' border='0'/></a>La Porte de l'Europe welcomes Allen & Overy as firm opens up new space in Luxembourg,http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/allen--overy-get-new-luxembourg-space-67266965/Wed, 06 Nov 2019 11:11Eversheds taps Simmons hire to build platform<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/eversheds-taps-simmons-hire-to-build-platform-37125307/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1439640143.jpg' border='0'/></a>Eversheds Sutherland appoints city corporate M&A partner to grow upper mid-market platform.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/eversheds-taps-simmons-hire-to-build-platform-37125307/Wed, 06 Nov 2019 12:11Hogan Lovells creates crisis team<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/hogan-lovells-creates-crisis-team-87276384/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1274686051.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm launches crisis leadership team to help clients lead through today's complex environment and offer new kind of support when emergencies arise.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/hogan-lovells-creates-crisis-team-87276384/Tue, 05 Nov 2019 11:11Former law society president in big 4 move<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/former-law-society-president-in-big-4-move-40606166/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/methode_times_prod_web_bin_ea1335e6-7f9a-11e8-af03-7edc8dc9d0231.jpg' border='0'/></a>In surprise move Christina Blacklaws has been appointed as legal services ambassador at Big Four accountancy KPMG.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/former-law-society-president-in-big-4-move-40606166/Tue, 05 Nov 2019 11:11Reed Smith lays claim to first ABS license<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/reed-smith-lays-claim-to-first-abs-license-50469388/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1407364526.jpg' border='0'/></a>Laying claim to "first" international law firm to get licence, firm says regulatory approval enables broader client services, attracts top talent and is more agile.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/reed-smith-lays-claim-to-first-abs-license-50469388/Tue, 05 Nov 2019 10:11Hogan Lovells in Jo'burg relaunch<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/hogan-lovells-in-joburg-relaunch-22224775/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_715951417.jpg' border='0'/></a>After six years in South Africa, global law firm Hogan Lovells has launched its new fully-integrated office in Johannesburg.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/hogan-lovells-in-joburg-relaunch-22224775/Mon, 04 Nov 2019 11:11Clifford Chance in robotic pilot<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/clifford-chance-in-robotic-pilot-74147939/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1347634358.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm launches pilot and training with plan in place to expand across Asia Pacific and create fully-functional legal bots.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/clifford-chance-in-robotic-pilot-74147939/Mon, 04 Nov 2019 11:11Pinsent Masons makes “natural choice”<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/pinsent-masons-makes-natural-choice-85125386/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1205090365.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm appoints new head of Middle East region who is active on gender diversity issues and a “natural choice” to drive business in the region.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/pinsent-masons-makes-natural-choice-85125386/Mon, 04 Nov 2019 10:11Training and client needs under the spotlight<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/training-and-client-needs-under-the-spotlight-83400233/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_181877726.jpg' border='0'/></a>Disruption came to the fore at the ITechLaw Dublin conference, with experts highlighting the need for change from legal education and why clients don't want lawyers writing code.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/training-and-client-needs-under-the-spotlight-83400233/Fri, 01 Nov 2019 09:11Disputes specialist makes a return<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/disputes-specialist-makes-a-return-69588957/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1496685230.jpg' border='0'/></a>Clyde & Co secures a strategic partner hire in Shanghai as it welcomes back disputes lawyer.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/disputes-specialist-makes-a-return-69588957/Fri, 01 Nov 2019 16:11Andersen Global expands legal reach in Central America<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/andersen-global-expands-legal-reach-in-central-america-92398747/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_232484584.jpg' border='0'/></a>Andersen Global collaboration agreement with Central American legal firm expands presence in the region to eight additional locations.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/andersen-global-expands-legal-reach-in-central-america-92398747/Fri, 01 Nov 2019 09:11AI study kicks off lawtech gathering<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ai-study-kicks-off-lawtech-gathering-9939753/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_657701098.jpg' border='0'/></a>ITechLaw kicks off Dublin conference with a call for comment on AI framework, as authors highlight attempt to synthesise a number of national efforts globally.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ai-study-kicks-off-lawtech-gathering-9939753/Fri, 01 Nov 2019 07:11Law school gets &pound;5.6m legaltech boost<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/law-school-gets-56m-legaltech-boost-66462569/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_734896393.jpg' border='0'/></a>Swansea University and the Welsh Government announce &pound;5.6 million investment in LegalTech and access to justice, including cyberterrorism research.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/law-school-gets-56m-legaltech-boost-66462569/Thu, 31 Oct 2019 10:10MinterEllison sets its clock for 2025<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/minterellison-sets-its-clock-for-2025-52220129/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_639742306.jpg' border='0'/></a>Australian firm's results may paint a rosy picture with a 11.6 percent revenue rise, but its top lawyer looks towards 2025 and redefining the firm.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/minterellison-sets-its-clock-for-2025-52220129/Thu, 31 Oct 2019 10:10General counsel in the discomfort zone<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/general-counsel-in-the-discomfort-zone-19880803/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1017657838.jpg' border='0'/></a>Research reveals a third of in-house counsel are asked to advise on matters that make them feel ethically uncomfortable.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/general-counsel-in-the-discomfort-zone-19880803/Wed, 30 Oct 2019 15:10Report flags in-house privacy faults<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/report-flags-in-house-privacy-faults-2262231/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_532693078.jpg' border='0'/></a>New report gives the good news and the bad news as it reveals legal teams are growing, but not fully equipped to handle privacy regulations.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/report-flags-in-house-privacy-faults-2262231/Wed, 30 Oct 2019 15:10Tech providers to target disruption<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/tech-providers-to-target-disruption-87403559/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1389187961.jpg' border='0'/></a>HighQ and SYKE to enhance delivery of in-house and law firm technology solutions by targeting disruption and call for thoughtful implementation.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/tech-providers-to-target-disruption-87403559/Wed, 30 Oct 2019 15:10Around the house<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-91571304/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Tanya-2.jpg' border='0'/></a>Taking a spin around the house this week are Whirlpool's new legal chief, while others go into the search cycle.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-91571304/Wed, 30 Oct 2019 15:10Two-decade campaign pays off<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/two-decade-campaign-pays-off-80379945/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_663311614.jpg' border='0'/></a>After 20 years of campaigning, Law Society of Ireland welcomes availability of limited liability partnerships for solicitors.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/two-decade-campaign-pays-off-80379945/Wed, 30 Oct 2019 13:10High calibre team<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/high-calibre-team-43823548/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1541148830.jpg' border='0'/></a>A quartet of financial regulation and enforcement partners joins Baker McKenzie.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/high-calibre-team-43823548/Wed, 30 Oct 2019 13:10Boston firm embraces disruption<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/boston-firm-embraces-disruption-76871846/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Paigefinal.jpg' border='0'/></a>Nixon Peabody's new chief marketing and growth officer brings innovative, technology-focused approach.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/boston-firm-embraces-disruption-76871846/Wed, 30 Oct 2019 08:10On the road to Morocco<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/on-the-road-to-morocco-27788549/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_217597582.jpg' border='0'/></a>Dentons lauds its polycentric model against “colonial” and “hierarchical” approaches in Africa as it launches combination with leading law firm in Morocco.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/on-the-road-to-morocco-27788549/Tue, 29 Oct 2019 10:10Hong Kong sets it sails for success<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/hong-kong-sets-it-sails-for-success-90106128/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_144116347.jpg' border='0'/></a>New arbitration “success fees” are being studied by the Law Reform Commission co-chaired by two lawyers from Herbert Smith Freehills.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/hong-kong-sets-it-sails-for-success-90106128/Tue, 29 Oct 2019 10:10Combo builds Spanish tax practice<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/combo-builds-spanish-tax-practice-67720849/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Miquel-Roca-Junyent (2)1.jpg' border='0'/></a>Combo of Roca Junyent and Segarra de Figarolas forges tax practice and expansion of services in Spain.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/combo-builds-spanish-tax-practice-67720849/Tue, 29 Oct 2019 10:10Leadership position off to a flying start<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/leadership-position-off-to-a-flying-start-26138887/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/mccann-fitz-chair final.jpg' border='0'/></a>McCann FitzGerald chooses aviation finance specialist as it establishes the role of chair of the partnership, and celebrates academic connection.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/leadership-position-off-to-a-flying-start-26138887/Mon, 28 Oct 2019 10:10Research emphasises human side of legaltech<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/research-emphasises-human-side-of-legaltech-6512166/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_518725771.jpg' border='0'/></a>University of Oxford multi-faceted legal tech research looks into legaltech ecosystem, drawing in quartet of law firms in data consortium.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/research-emphasises-human-side-of-legaltech-6512166/Mon, 28 Oct 2019 10:10The technology investment contradiction<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/the-technology-investment-contradiction-80946455/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_207370813.jpg' border='0'/></a>Investment levels in law firm is falling, but firms still believe it is a strategic priority.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/the-technology-investment-contradiction-80946455/Mon, 28 Oct 2019 10:10Latham & Watkins offer a virtual experience<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/latham--watkins-offer-a-virtual-experience-38072941/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_677678614.jpg' border='0'/></a>Law firm platform InsideSherpa sets up virtual internships to help law students gain real-world experience.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/latham--watkins-offer-a-virtual-experience-38072941/Fri, 25 Oct 2019 12:10Clifford Chance in Amsterdam refurb<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/clifford-chance-in-amsterdam-refurb-22303695/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Clifford Chance.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm promises bright future as it moves temporarily to IJsbaanpad to undergo renovation.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/clifford-chance-in-amsterdam-refurb-22303695/Fri, 25 Oct 2019 12:10Ireland keeps its Brexit gains<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ireland-keeps-its-brexit-gains-92593633/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/ken-murphy-2019.jpg' border='0'/></a>With 20,000th name added, the Law Society of Ireland flags a year of historic milestones, major changes and ambitious new projects.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ireland-keeps-its-brexit-gains-92593633/Fri, 25 Oct 2019 12:10Clifford Chance deploys Pro bono tool<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/clifford-chance-deploys-pro-bono-tool-26594145/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_4770654251.jpg' border='0'/></a>Clifford Chance strengthens pro bono impact in partnership with Paladin.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/clifford-chance-deploys-pro-bono-tool-26594145/Thu, 24 Oct 2019 16:10Clydes boosts maritime practice with double hire<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/clydes-boosts-maritime-practice-with-double-hire-30201496/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_182144624.jpg' border='0'/></a>Clyde & Co appoints key maritime, commodities and transport partner in Australia and adds marine partner to strengthen Scottish practice.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/clydes-boosts-maritime-practice-with-double-hire-30201496/Thu, 24 Oct 2019 16:10Big banking data warning<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/big-banking-data-warning-30470814/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_572442733.jpg' border='0'/></a>Law firm publishes 'Global Bank Review: The Data Game' warning of the legal, regulatory and political pitfalls of big data.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/big-banking-data-warning-30470814/Thu, 24 Oct 2019 16:10Manufacturing report reveals impact on general counsel<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/manufacturing-report-reveals-impact-on-general-counsel-72167969/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1046779900.jpg' border='0'/></a>Report reveals market opportunities and legal challenges facing general counsel and executives in the manufacturing industry.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/manufacturing-report-reveals-impact-on-general-counsel-72167969/Wed, 23 Oct 2019 17:10In-house veteran focused on client voice<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/in-house-veteran-focused-on-client-voice-80622941/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_618394538.jpg' border='0'/></a>Nextlaw In-House Solutions announces partnership with in-house counsel veteran Lucy Endel Basslihttp://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/in-house-veteran-focused-on-client-voice-80622941/Wed, 23 Oct 2019 17:10Around the house<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-2025313/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_735445.jpg' border='0'/></a>Dramatic moves around the house this week as a new general counsel steps onto the stage at the Old Vic theatre, while another new hire steps into the footwear business.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-2025313/Wed, 23 Oct 2019 17:10General counsel find pay and position rewards<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/general-counsel-find-pay-and-position-rewards-46837490/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_386852728.jpg' border='0'/></a>General counsel compensation continues to rise study finds as top in-house lawyers take on more business and strategic leadership roles.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/general-counsel-find-pay-and-position-rewards-46837490/Wed, 23 Oct 2019 17:10Brazilian lawyer returns with team<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/brazilian-lawyer-returns-with-team-16946323/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_692126677.jpg' border='0'/></a>Tauil & Chequer strengthens environmental practice with return of partner Luiz Gustavo Bezerra who helped establish practice in 2014.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/brazilian-lawyer-returns-with-team-16946323/Wed, 23 Oct 2019 11:10US law firms “out of sync” with client needs<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/us-law-firms-out-of-sync-with-client-needs-6040428/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_378954238.jpg' border='0'/></a>US legal trends report spotlights struggle with client inquiries as 1,000 emails and 500 phone calls reveal poor response rates.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/us-law-firms-out-of-sync-with-client-needs-6040428/Wed, 23 Oct 2019 11:10Kennedys partners with UCL<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/kennedys-partners-with-ucl-1270866/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_275545013.jpg' border='0'/></a>Law firm and academic tie-up to develop emerging risk tool for insurers.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/kennedys-partners-with-ucl-1270866/Wed, 23 Oct 2019 11:10Fieldfisher expands in Belfast<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/fieldfisher-expands-in-belfast-95950816/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Belfast Hub-909149648_screen.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm doubles the size of its Belfast legal solutions hub with bigger space and more hires.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/fieldfisher-expands-in-belfast-95950816/Tue, 22 Oct 2019 12:10Legal brands jockey for position<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/legal-brands-jockey-for-position-27040263/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_19918309.jpg' border='0'/></a>The Acritas 2019 European Brand Index shows jockeying success of global law firms amidst economic forces and emerging opportunities.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/legal-brands-jockey-for-position-27040263/Tue, 22 Oct 2019 11:10Vietnam Prime Minister backs legal profession<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/vietnam-prime-minister-backs-legal-profession-85781305/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1161844393.jpg' border='0'/></a>Vietnam's prime minster lends support to improving the country's legal profession.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/vietnam-prime-minister-backs-legal-profession-85781305/Tue, 22 Oct 2019 08:10Ode to Legislation<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ode-to-legislation-39367267/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1488414653.jpg' border='0'/></a>IBA report urges governments to create legislation for on-demand workers as gig economy grows.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ode-to-legislation-39367267/Mon, 21 Oct 2019 10:10HSF acts on autism<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/hsf-acts-on-autism-15564856/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_703459264.jpg' border='0'/></a>Tackling autism in the workplace Herbert Smith Freehills unveils new programme to widen the search for talent.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/hsf-acts-on-autism-15564856/Mon, 21 Oct 2019 10:10Andersen Global expands legal services eastwards<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/andersen-global-expands-legal-services-eastwards-69106739/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1484294450.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm expands in India and Africa, which in a period of just over two years seen expansion into 18 countries in Africa.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/andersen-global-expands-legal-services-eastwards-69106739/Mon, 21 Oct 2019 10:10UK fees income grows but pace slows<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/uk-fees-income-grows-but-pace-slows-97111436/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_4180941461.jpg' border='0'/></a>UK law firms score strongest growth since 2011 but challenges prevail according to a PwC 2019 Law Firms Survey.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/uk-fees-income-grows-but-pace-slows-97111436/Fri, 18 Oct 2019 12:10BSB streamlines case management<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/bsb-streamlines-case-management-13303825/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1453648958.jpg' border='0'/></a>Bar Standards Board implements CaseLines as part of its new-look regulatory operations.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/bsb-streamlines-case-management-13303825/Fri, 18 Oct 2019 12:10First legaltech incubator for India<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/first-legaltech-incubator-for-india-4318422/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_563610778.jpg' border='0'/></a>Following a February launch Indian law firm CAM names legaltech incubator's first cohort of winners.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/first-legaltech-incubator-for-india-4318422/Fri, 18 Oct 2019 12:10“Much-needed” tech disputes procedure launches<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/much-needed-tech-disputes-procedure-launches-5954859/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1373461283.jpg' border='0'/></a>New adjudication procedure for the resolution of technology disputes in England & Wales launched.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/much-needed-tech-disputes-procedure-launches-5954859/Thu, 17 Oct 2019 12:10Tie-up keen to cater for UK-India corridor clients<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/tie-up-keen-to-cater-for-uk-india-corridor-clients-50268644/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_206268946.jpg' border='0'/></a>India Law Alliance has tied up with UK-based law firm Harrison Clark Rickerbys to cater to their clients in the UK-India corridor.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/tie-up-keen-to-cater-for-uk-india-corridor-clients-50268644/Thu, 17 Oct 2019 12:10Ashurst applies the accelerator<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ashurst-applies-the-accelerator-9385189/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_585388175.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm is the latest to launch an intense FinTech accelerator programme, featuring multidisciplinary collaboration.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ashurst-applies-the-accelerator-9385189/Thu, 17 Oct 2019 12:10Luxury GC calls on US to create GDPR-style privacy standard<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/luxury-gc-calls-on-us-to-create-gdpr-style-privacy-standard-6995131/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/New York (10)1.jpg' border='0'/></a>The current US patchwork of privacy laws is not fit for purpose and needs reform.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/luxury-gc-calls-on-us-to-create-gdpr-style-privacy-standard-6995131/Thu, 17 Oct 2019 16:10Getting an in-house advantage<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/getting-an-in-house-advantage-22154557/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1062915392.jpg' border='0'/></a>BarkerGilmore has announced the general counsel advantages for transforming how legal leaders fast-track success.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/getting-an-in-house-advantage-22154557/Wed, 16 Oct 2019 18:10Survey shows general counsels are “on the front lines”<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/survey-shows-general-counsels-are-on-the-front-lines-14423726/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_174761495.jpg' border='0'/></a>FTI Consulting and Relativity release general counsel survey and report on risk, technology and the evolution of the legal industry,http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/survey-shows-general-counsels-are-on-the-front-lines-14423726/Wed, 16 Oct 2019 18:10Around the house<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-23078060/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/preview-768x432.jpg' border='0'/></a>This week around the house reflects some fallout from past troubles at Nissan and Propetro.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-23078060/Wed, 16 Oct 2019 18:10Who you gonna call?<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/who-you-gonna-call-56354187/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_754473040.jpg' border='0'/></a>EY Law takes top spot in Global Brand Recognition Index, replacing PwC Legal as top alternative service brand as big four legal units dominate.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/who-you-gonna-call-56354187/Wed, 16 Oct 2019 18:10Incubators put UK legaltech investment into overdrive<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/incubators-put-uk-legaltech-investment-into-overdrive-87705638/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_142778230.jpg' border='0'/></a>Investment in UK legal technology startups reached &pound;61m in 2018, more than doubling the &pound;22m invested in the previous 12 months.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/incubators-put-uk-legaltech-investment-into-overdrive-87705638/Wed, 16 Oct 2019 11:10Tech partnership answers a “market cry”<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/tech-partnership-answers-a-market-cry-46561328/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1389611822.jpg' border='0'/></a>iManage RAVN and Cognia Law partner globally to enable organizations to leverage AI for business advantage and innovation and create new ecosystem.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/tech-partnership-answers-a-market-cry-46561328/Wed, 16 Oct 2019 11:10Oxford report tackles tech and political advertising<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/oxford-report-tackles-tech-and-political-advertising-69024489/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_524754742.jpg' border='0'/></a>Oxford Internet Institute suggests need for collective actions to help plug gaps in data rights & political campaigning law.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/oxford-report-tackles-tech-and-political-advertising-69024489/Wed, 16 Oct 2019 11:10Scots firm's innovation in full flow<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/scots-firms-innovation-in-full-flow-52779227/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_280148969.jpg' border='0'/></a>Shepherd and Wedderburn launches a smarter working innovation unit to further enhance its service to clients.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/scots-firms-innovation-in-full-flow-52779227/Tue, 15 Oct 2019 12:10Firm's new brand takes flight<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/firms-new-brand-takes-flight-3073437/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_496212604.jpg' border='0'/></a>A new look for Simmons & Simmons as firm takes inpiration from starlings.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/firms-new-brand-takes-flight-3073437/Tue, 15 Oct 2019 12:10Arbitration in “dire” need of sharia expertise<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/arbitration-in-dire-need-of-sharia-expertise-42070065/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_573463870.jpg' border='0'/></a>Specialist arbitration course launched in Dubai as Islamic finance grows and industry responds to “dire need” of expertise.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/arbitration-in-dire-need-of-sharia-expertise-42070065/Wed, 16 Oct 2019 21:10DLA Piper under fire<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dla-piper-under-fire-10862725/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1075910645.jpg' border='0'/></a>Former ethics officer and student protest groups target two-pronged attack on DLA Piper, according to reports by Bloomberg News.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dla-piper-under-fire-10862725/Mon, 14 Oct 2019 11:10Dentons tackle lgbt+ data concerns<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dentons-tackle-lgbt-data-concerns-93512441/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1130143361.jpg' border='0'/></a>Stonewall, Dentons and NYU join forces to launch gdpr guide on lgbt+ data collection.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dentons-tackle-lgbt-data-concerns-93512441/Mon, 14 Oct 2019 11:10Toughing out M&A hangover<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/toughing-out-ma-hangover-13309240/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1476174737.jpg' border='0'/></a>Baker McKenzie report reveals M&A to drop 25 percent in 2020 in the face of an uncertainty, with North America the outlier.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/toughing-out-ma-hangover-13309240/Mon, 14 Oct 2019 11:10